Mokhatab, S.

Consultant, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Saeid Mokhatab is an internationally recognized gas processing consultant who has been actively involved in several large-scale gas field development projects, concentrating on design, precommissioning and startup of processing plants. He has presented on gas processing technologies worldwide and has authored or co-authored nearly 250 technical publications, including two well-known Elsevier handbooks. He has held technical advisory positions in leading professional journals, societies and conferences in the field of gas processing, and has received a number of international awards and medals in recognition of his outstanding work in the natural gas industry.

Monetize coal seam gas via LNG with optimized treating and liquefaction processes

Mokhatab, S., Consultant; Towler, B. F., University of Queensland

Coal seam gas (CSG) has been established as a viable source of natural gas. The monetization of CSG resources through LNG projects experienced rapid expansion in recent years as a result of increasing LNG prices.

Handling mercaptans in gas processing plants

Mokhatab, S., Consultant; Northrop, P. S., ExxonMobil Upstream Research Co.

With the continued development of sour gas fields around the world, the removal of mercaptans from gaseous and liquid hydrocarbon streams is becoming a challenge for today’s gas processing plants.

Cylindrical hull concept improves design for offshore FLNG production

Odeskaug, L., Sevan Marine ASA; Mokhatab, S., Consultant

As demand for natural gas remains high, the development of offshore stranded gas fields via floating liquefied natural gas production technology will aid sustained growth.

Is your antifoam compatible with the amine system?

Atash Jameh, A., Sarkhoon & Qeshm Gas Treating Company; Mokhatab, S., Consultant; Gharaghoosh, A. Z., Shazadeh, A. G., Sarkhoon and Qeshm Gas Treating Company

Several options help minimize operation costs and mitigate unscheduled shutdowns

Gas refineries can benefit from installing a flare gas recovery system

Mokhatab, S., Consultant; Vatani, A., Zadakbar, O., University of Tehran

Take a look at these environmental and economic paybacks

Designing and troubleshooting stabilization plant filtration systems—Part 1

Atash Jameh, A., Bazargani, S., Zamani Gharaghoosh, A., Sarkhoon & Qeshm Gas Treating Company; Mokhatab, S., Consultant; Rahimi, S., Bid Boland II Gas Treatmeant Plant Project

Compatability of the filter cartridge media with the plant feed is a major consideration

What are the opportunities to construct liquefaction facilities at the Arctic Circle?

Mokhatab, S., Consultant; Wood, D. A., David Wood & Associates

Building and operating natural gas plants in the high latitudes pose numerous challenges

HPIn LNG: Growing challenges over financing LNG projects

Mokhatab, S., Consultant

 Liquefied natural gas (LNG) projects are capital intensive! They have a very long period for capital expenditures, which include design, procurement and construction phases, before generating an..

Project execution risk management for addressing constructability

Lamberson, G., International Construction Consulting LLC; Mokhatab, S., Consultant; Wood, D. A., David Wood & Associates

Use construction knowledge, experience and efficiency in a structured and systematic way throughout the design and execution planning stages

Better manage risks of gas-processing projects

Lamberson, G., International Construction Consulting LLC; Mokhatab, S., Consultant; Wood, D. A., David Wood & Associates

All projects contain risks and opportunities; responding to these uncertainties requires a structured approach to risk management